Procurement of Children’s Services for 0-19 years Public Health Service

Reference Number: 0690
Department: People
Date Added: 05 August 2015
Last Updated:

Contact Officer Details

Name: Miriam Davidson
Telephone: 01325 406203

Lead Scrutiny Committee and Chair:

Committee: Health and partnerships scrutiny committee
Scrutiny Chair: Councillor Newall
Lead Officer: Cath Whitehead
Lead Officer Email:

Relevant Cabinet Members

Name Email Portfolio
Cyndi Hughes Children and Young People Portfolio
Andy Scott Housing, Health and Partnerships Portfolio

Description of Decision to be Taken:

Following a review of the current services of Children’s Services for 0-19 and Health Visiting Services (0-5 year olds) it is proposed to align the current services to produce an integrated procurement for a Children’s Services for 0-19 years Public Health Service for Darlington. Aligning the two services gives the Council more options and more flexibility when re-procuring.

Action: Decision
Date to be considered by Cabinet: 08 September 2015
Date to be considered by Council:
Deferred: No
Deferral History:

Reason for late inclusion:

Due to very recent confirmation from Central Government of resource and contract detail for the 0-5 service contract.

Added to the plan in accordance with:

General Exception Rule: No

Other Details

Affected Wards: All Wards
Documents to be submitted: Report and ELA
Proposed Consultees: Service Users and Staff.
Consultation Method: A variety of engagement meetings and online survey.